Walter Turvey

Name

Walter Turvey

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

05/10/1915
31

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Driver
M1/07176
Army Service Corps
335th Mechanical Transport Company

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

CHOCQUES MILITARY CEMETERY
I. E. 143.
France

UK Memorials

Memorial Plaque, St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon
Memorial Plaque, Memorial Hall, Bovingdon

Pre War

Born in 1884 in Totternhoe, Bedfordshire son of James and Susanna Turvey and was living in Wednesbury, Staffordshire in 1901 where he was a fishmonger. He married Maud Helena Meredith in 1904 in Wrexham and they lived in Rose Cottage, Hempstead Lane, Bovingdon in 1911 and later at 43 Adelaide Street, Luton. He became a domestic coachman and had three children.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at London and died of wounds probably in a casualty clearing station in Chocques.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Dick West